Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School

551 Thomas St,

Bethlehem, PA, 18015-1804

Tel: (610)868-7800
Grades: KG-8

315 students

Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School serves 315 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School operates within the Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 315 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 315 students
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Total Students (2011-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2011-2012)
Students by Grade Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 14:1
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
80%
8%
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
5%
16%
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Black (2011-2012)
White
3%
71%
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School White (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.35 0.83
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Diversity Score (2011-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
34%
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 315 1,682
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2011-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $21 MM
District Spending n/a $20 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $12,476
District Spending / Student n/a $11,944
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lehigh Valley Chs For Performing Arts High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Broughal Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Donegan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bethlehem Broughal Middle School
    114 West Morton St
    Bethlehem , PA , 18015
    (610)866-5041
    0.5  mi  |  584  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bethlehem Donegan Elementary School
    1210 East 4th St
    Bethlehem , PA , 18015
    (610)866-0031
    0.6  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bethlehem Lehigh Valley Chs For Performing Arts High School
    Charter School
    675 East Broad St
    Bethlehem , PA , 18018
    (610)868-2971
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  446  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bethlehem Northeast Middle School
    1170 Fernwood St
    Bethlehem , PA , 18018
    (610)868-8581
    1.4  mi  |  849  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bethlehem Liberty High School
    1115 Linden St
    Bethlehem , PA , 18018
    (610)691-7200
    1.4  mi  |  2809  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Bethlehem, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.06, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Bethlehem is Lehigh Valley Academy Regional Charter School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.